Posted: 48 days ago
Expires in: 10 days


Salary: £35,830

Location: Brighton

Job type: Permanent


Buyer An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Buyer. You will have experience in manufacturing/engineering and supply chain. This is a key role in support of the procurement team, its management of key data and sourcing of components and materials. The Buyer Key Accountabilities; Order Placement: * Non stock requisitions. * Re-order point components/commodities. * Commodity procurement — Basic level. Progress Reporting/Management: * Purchase orders, update order narrative. * Order acknowledgements, verification of delivery dates and prices, update of purchase order status. * Monitor & close down non-stock receipts. * Monitor "Goods In Quarantine Status" and manage/communicate resolution with buyers and Production Control. General Administration Duties: Scanning and filing of: * Requisitions * Maintenance verification forms. * Supplier scope approval forms. * Purchase order acknowledgements. * Supplier Certification & risk assessments. Key Performance Indicator: * Non stock cost savings REACH, RoSH, Conflict Minerals: * Manage distribution of supplier questionnaires * Monitor returns and progress * Update system information on supplier status Meetings: * Attend and represent purchasing at weekly Production shortage meetings * Monthly purchasing meeting — update and management of minutes Supply Chain; * Assist Buyer/s in obtaining prices for quotations * Supplier visits; attend either as support to buyers or on own as directed by the Supply Chain Manager * Ensure timely and conforming product manufacture through controlled and optimised procurement practices ensuring stock and work in progress are kept to safe shortage free levels * Work closely with Production Control to achieve all material requirements To hear more about this vacancy and the company, apply through the link and we will call you to discuss the position in more detail. TPA